As an experienced professional in the field of stunts, Juan C. Bofill is not your average Stunts Coordinator. With both his skills and training combined in multiple fields, Juan has extensive knowledge that sets him apart from many in the business. With over 120 credits as a Stunt Coordinator / 2nd Unit Director he has done it all from insane multiple car crashes to high volume shootouts to extreme fight scenes. Through out the years he has accumulated a 4000 square feet warehouse full of stunt and stunt rigging equipment. Two trucks fully equipped and ready for any size production.
Juan has been training and teaching Karate and Judo for over 46 years and is a certified 7th degree black belt. He has traveled the world, competing in many tournaments. Through his years of competing he has become a 3x world re-known martial arts champion. In addition, his studies in other disciplines such as Aikido, Kobudo/weapons, Iaido/swordsmanship, Jui Jitsu and earning a 4th degree black belt in Judo, have all contributed to his expertise in the art of fighting and fight choreography.
Juan began a successful stunt business in the early 1990’s along side his 24 year career as a Commander in the police department. During those 24 years, he earned his masters degree in criminal justice, served 19 years in S.W.A.T and earned many instructor certifications in defensive tactics, tactical driving, firearms, explosives, AR15/M16 and sniper to name a few. After retiring from police work, he shifted full gear into the world of Stunts & Special Effects working in many T.V. shows and features such as Miami Vice, CSI Miami, Burn Notice, Bad Boys and Iron Man. From there, utilizing his creative talent and vision, he ended up behind the camera as a writer, producer and director.
There is no doubt that Juan C. Bofill is passionate about his work and it shows in his everything he does. He puts safety at the very top of his list looking out for the well being of his employees and every person on set. His extensive resume speaks for itself that his work never ceases to exceed ones expectations.
I have been in the industry since 1988.